Wednesday Mar 5
That Balls Outta Here
2014 MLB Team Previews: San Francisco Giants
Coming off their second World Series in three years, the Giants had a very disappointing season in 2013.
Trending on the Topix Network
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Did Philadelphia Phillies Dodge A By Trading Jonathan Singleton?
Former Philadelphia Phillies first base prospect Jonathan Singleton , a key element of the Hunter Pence trade in 2011 and currently the top 1B prospect in all of baseball with the Houston Astros , recently admitted to an addition to marijuana after two consecutive failed drug tests and a 50-game ban to start his 2013 season, as much was evidence on ... (more)
That Balls Outta Here
Morning Phil Up - 3/4/2014 - Michael Stutes, Hooters Girls, Jon Singleton, and Cody Asche
Michael Stutes did not have a strong outing on Monday. After two straight injury shortened years, Stutes knows he is fighting to make the team, and he was probably overthrowing a bit.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
APNewsBreak: Astros prospect details drug struggle
He's one of the players expected to help the Houston Astros back to respectability after three straight 100-loss seasons.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Dark Horse Seth Rosin Impresses in First Dodgers Spring Training Game
It's still February. Clayton Kershaw is even a little rusty. The D-backs beat the Dodgers 4-1 in the first Spring Training Game of 2014.
Philadelphia Phillies Prospects Creating the Most Buzz so Far in Spring Training
The Philadelphia Phillies strip-mined their farm system in a series of trades that brought back big names of yesterday and today while chasing an elusive second World Series title.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Predicting the Houston Astros' Opening Day Lineup
Heading into their second year in the American League West, the Houston Astros are looking to improve upon their 2013 record of 51-111.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Was Ed Wade's Reign as Houston Astros GM As Detrimental as it Seemed?
First of all, let me just say that no one was more critical of Ed Wade during his time as GM for the Houston Astros than I was.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Fantasy baseball mock draft: A tale of regret and redemption ... but mostly regret
I feel like taking Chris Davis with the ninth-overall pick was a sucker's bet. It's awfully tough to pass up 50-homer power, but Jose Bautista and Giancarlo Stanton went much later.
Philadelphia Phillies: The return of Ryan Howard
The past few years the Philadelphia Phillies have been in need of offense. General manager Ruben Amaro Jr has tried to improve the offense by adding various pieces such as Hunter Pence and Placido Polanco.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
After concussion scares, Tommy Joseph returns to catching
Tommy Joseph unwrapped the plastic that covered a red Nike chest protector and shin guards.
Why young power pitchers are taking over MLB
Jarred Cosart mostly played the outfield growing up in the Houston suburbs, a good place to get noticed as a talented young baseball player.
The Lineup Card: Eight Players We Expect to Decline in 2014 by Baseball Prospectus
Last year, I picked Mike Trout and I had a list of statistical reasons why I thought he might regress.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
The Washington Post
A healthy Morse excited about joining with Giants
Mike Morse is healthy again, and he thinks he's ready to return to the form that made him one of the top hitters in the American League in 2011.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
Archbald's Ruby helps develop arms of all ages
He'll be on the road back to the Houston Astros' Double-A affiliate in Corpus Christi, Tex., before long, and that hardly seems possible.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
5 Houston Astros Prospects You Must Watch During Spring Training
The Houston Astros are in really good shape. By 'good shape', I don't mean they are extremely fit -- I mean they are in good hands, with general manager Jeff Luhnow , and that they are in a position to be an elite team in a few years.